ANIMAFILM Festival (2018-now)


ANIMAFILM International Animation Festival is first and only international festival of animated films in Azerbaijan. It was founded in 2018 in Baku and takes place annually in October. The festival is a competition between animated films of various techniques classified in various categories. Festival also awards Golden boat award for Contribution to Azerbaijani Animation. Films and screenplays are evaluated by three groups of International: Jury of Animated film, Jury of Screenplays and Kids Jury.


III ANIMAFILM International Animation Festival will be held in two cities of Azerbaijan, Baku and Sheki, from 14 to 18 October 2020. The festival will show dozens of foreign and local animated films for children and adults for five days. The goal of the organisers is to create an annual event that will delight the local and foreign audience and professionals, as well as promoting art of animation in Azerbaijan.


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Tar Lessons (2015-2017)


Famous tar player Mahbub Shukuroglu and director Rashid Aghamaliyev prepared series of easy-to-learn video lessons about how to play tar. Thanks to these lessons you can learn secrets of Azerbaijani Mugham.


Director / Producer: Rashid Aghamaliyev

Instructor / Performer: Mahbub Shukuroglu

With support of: Buta Film, Ilgar Najaf, Ali Isa Jabbarov, Ilgar Jabbarov


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©2020 Rashid Aghamaliyev

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